The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Cisco IOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco IOS
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 - 106
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.45% - 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% - 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £513 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £338 £401
% change year-on-year -0.37% -15.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +8.43% +80.43%  

Cisco IOS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 174 224 239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.00% 11.46% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 135 157
Median daily rate £420 £380 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 12
Median hourly rate £17.39 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.12% -28.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.50 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in West Yorkshire

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco IOS in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in West Yorkshire

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 6 £513 - 1
Cisco IOS
Yorkshire

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (87.50%) F5
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) Data Centre
5 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (56.25%) CheckPoint
6 9 (56.25%) Migration
6 9 (56.25%) VMware
7 8 (50.00%) Firewall
7 8 (50.00%) Brocade
7 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (50.00%) MS Office
7 8 (50.00%) FCoE
7 8 (50.00%) NetScaler
7 8 (50.00%) NX-OS
8 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
10 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
10 5 (31.25%) Splunk
11 4 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (25.00%) DMVPN
11 4 (25.00%) High Availability
11 4 (25.00%) FortiGate
11 4 (25.00%) HP UCMDB
11 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (25.00%) TippingPoint
11 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 4 (25.00%) DataPower

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (50.00%) FCoE
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 8 (50.00%) NX-OS
4 4 (25.00%) BGP
4 4 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 4 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (25.00%) IOS XR
4 4 (25.00%) WLAN
5 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 2 (12.50%) IPsec
5 2 (12.50%) OSPF
5 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (6.25%) DNS
6 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Designer
2 4 (25.00%) Network Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Network Design Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Brocade Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (25.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) CatOS
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (12.50%) Network Design
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCNP
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 4 (25.00%) HP UCMDB
1 4 (25.00%) OPNET
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) F5
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) CheckPoint
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) Brocade
6 5 (31.25%) Splunk
7 4 (25.00%) Blue Coat
7 4 (25.00%) BMC
7 4 (25.00%) Fortinet
7 4 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) IBM
7 4 (25.00%) Motorola
7 4 (25.00%) TippingPoint
8 2 (12.50%) Nokia
8 2 (12.50%) SAP
9 1 (6.25%) Red Hat